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Dr James M. Adams
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Birth: Jan. 15, 1820
Scott County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Sep. 16, 1894
Shelby County
Indiana, USA

Diane L. Webb, contributor 47297921 adds the following obituary found at http://www.shelbycountyindiana.org/obituaries/obit_adams.htm
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The Shelbyville Daily Democrat
Monday September 17, 1894
Page 4 column 3
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Dr. James M. Adams, aged seventy-four years and nine months, died at his home in Marion, this county, Sunday morning. He was born in Scott county, Kentucky, January 15, 1820, and came to this county in 1838. In 1841 he married Miss Phoebe J. Johnson, by who there are two children still living, one being, Dr. Ovid Adams of this city. In 1858 he graduated from the Ohio Medical College of Cincinnati . He was a member of the Methodist Episcopal Church and the Indiana State Medical Society. He organized the first music class in the county, in 1889, and for many years has taught them at their annual meetings. He leaves a widow and three younger children. The funeral will be held at the M. E. Church in Marion at twelve o'clock Tuesday, Rev. J. A. Sargent, officiating. Interment in the Asbury cemetery at Morristown, Cummins & Edwards funeral directors.


Note: Contrary to the obituary provided, research shows Dr. Ovid Adams was the son of James with his 2nd wife, Belinda (Johnson) Adams who was the sister of 1st wife, Phoebe. -- Diane Winters, 5th-great granddaughter of William & Phoeby (Bonnell) Johnson.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Isaac Adams (1799 - 1851)
  Nancy Ann Polk Adams (1796 - 1850)
 
 Spouses:
  Phoebe Jane Johnson Adams (1824 - 1864)*
  Belinda A. Johnson Adams (1832 - 1911)*
 
 Children:
  Sarah A. Adams (1843 - 1886)*
  Mary M Adams Vandegrift (1846 - 1931)*
  John Q. Adams (1848 - 1850)*
  Marcellus W Adams (1851 - 1892)*
  Martha B Adams Tyner (1854 - 1943)*
  Emma Adams (1857 - 1865)*
  Frank Adams (1861 - 1862)*
  Eliza Adams (1864 - 1865)*
  Charles W Adams (1866 - 1877)*
  Will C. Adams (1868 - 1935)*
  Ovid Lot Adams (1871 - 1946)*
  Katie Adams (1873 - 1879)*
 
 Siblings:
  James M. Adams (1820 - 1894)
  Amanda Y Adams White (1821 - 1872)*
  Mary Adams Ely (1823 - 1897)*
  Hester D. Adams McMichael (1825 - 1892)*
  Malinda Ann Adams (1826 - 1827)*
  (son infant) Adams (1828 - 1828)*
  David Daniel Adams (1829 - 1845)*
  Sarah Jane Adams Gant (1832 - 1914)*
  Marcellus Martin Adams (1834 - 1909)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Asbury Cemetery
Morristown
Shelby County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section 1 - Row 24
 
Created by: Diane Winters
Record added: May 22, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27000254
Dr James M. Adams
Added by: Diane Winters
 
Dr James M. Adams
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- Just Suzy
 Added: Dec. 18, 2009
 
 
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